Controversial rapper XXXTentacion (Jahseh Onfroy) mixed genres, raw lyrics.
|Full Name||Jahseh Dwayne Ricardo Onfroy|
|Birthday||January 23, 1998|
|Death Date||June 18, 2018|
XXXTentacion, birth name Jahseh Dwayne Ricardo Onfroy, was a young American rapper who made a huge impact on hip hop music in the brief period of his career. Though his life was tragically cut short at the age of 20 when he was murdered in 2018, XXXTentacion left behind a lasting legacy as one of the most innovative rappers of his generation.
Why We Love Xxxtentacion
He‘s an Innovative Artist
Xxxtentacion is an innovative artist who brought new sounds and styles to the hip hop world. His unique blend of rap, rock, and alternative music made him stand out and created a unique sound.
He Was Charismatic
Xxxtentacion was charismatic and had a magnetic personality that drew people in. He was able to captivate audiences with his passionate performances and powerful lyrics.
He Supported Social Causes
Xxxtentacion was very vocal about his support of social causes, such as mental health awareness and racial equality. He used his platform to raise awareness and inspire others to make a difference.
5 Interesting Facts about Xxxtentacion
Released His First Album When He Was
XXXTentacion released his first album, “Revenge”, when he was just 16 years old.
He Sold Out a Concert in 20 Minutes
In 2017, XXXTentacion sold out a concert in just 20 minutes. The show was held at the Observatory North Park in San Diego.
Released a Song While in Jail
While in jail awaiting trial for various charges, XXXTentacion released a song called "Hope" in 2018.
Won the MTV Video Music Award
In 2018, XXXTentacion won the MTV Video Music Award for Song of the Year for his single “SAD!”.
He Was Nominated for Two Grammy Awards
In 2019, XXXTentacion was posthumously nominated for two Grammy Awards – Best New Artist and Best Rap Performance.